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Family Day May 10: Love Your Park at Home Schedule

May 10th, 2020

Sunday, May 10th is FAMILY DAY during Love Your Park @ Home! Enjoy a virtual yoga class, Mother's Day arts and crafts, and more.


Nature Day May 9: Love Your Park at Home Schedule

May 9th, 2020

Saturday, May 9th is Nature Day during Love Your Park @ Home! Learn how to nature journal, share your nature experience, and join a virtual forest therapy session.


Meet the Belmont Plateau Trails Alliance: Park Friends and Nature Champs!

May 9th, 2020

This post is part of Love Your Park @ Home 2020! Learn more about Love Your Park @ Home here, and Nature Day here.   The...



COVID-19: Spring volunteer events in Philly parks canceled

April 1st, 2020

As Philadelphia works to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the region, we are taking precautions to ensure the safety of residents, staff, and volunteers. Volunteer events in Philly parks are canceled through at least May 10. Stay tuned for more information about Love Your Park Week 2020 in the coming weeks!


These volunteers are true friends of Philly’s parks

December 29th, 2019

At the 2019 Party for Parks Holiday Party, Fairmount Park Conservancy and Philadelphia Parks & Recreation recognized select Friends Groups for their efforts over the past 12 months.


Relive Love Your Park Fall Service Day, in 15 great photos

November 12th, 2019

Relive the magic of the largest Love Your Park Fall Service Day to date in 20 #loveyourpark photos from parks all across Philly!


What happens to all of those leaves raked during Love Your Park?

October 28th, 2019

Fallen leaves can act as natural mulch for your trees and provide habitat for certain critters during the winter, collecting leaves from Philly’s parks has its benefits, too.


10th Annual Love Your Park Week kicks off at Marconi Plaza and parks across Philly

September 12th, 2019

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In Roxborough-Manayunk, parks band together to keep the neighborhood vibrant and green

August 8th, 2019

Get to know the traveling volunteer group that cleans up a different park in Roxborough-Manayunk every Tuesday.